17 Jan '12, 4pm

Cisco New Smart Grid Push: Ever since it got into the smart grid business three years ago, Cisco has been prom...

Cisco New Smart Grid Push: Ever since it got into the smart grid business three years ago, Cisco has been prom...

Ever since it got into the smart grid business three years ago , Cisco has been promising to network every part of the grid. Since then, we’ve seen it deliver on some pieces of that vision, like substation routers and smart meter networks , and back away from others, like building energy management. On Tuesday, the networking giant unveiled its most wide-ranging set of new “Connected Grid” products and services yet, complete with a new network management system to run multiple smart grid systems, as well as its “GridBlocks Architecture” (PDF ) reference model to help utilities put the pieces together. The goal is a "single, intelligent and highly secure platform" that should lower total cost of ownership and create functional integration of all the networks -- smart meters, distribution automation, demand response, transmission and generation -- that make up a modern utili...

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